Chinese | Ergo
There were Chinese in Victoria before the gold rushes: merchants in Melbourne and domestic and farm labourers throughout the state. But like their European counterparts, the lure of gold brought many thousands more once news of Victoria’s riches spread through the shipping routes and newspapers.
National Australia Day website. Australia Day is for all Australians, no matter where our personal stories began. Reflect on being Australian, celebrate contemporary Australia and recognise our history.
The Australian Constitution in focus - Parliamentary Education Office
The Australian Constitution is the legal framework for how Australia is governed. This paper explores in detail the history of the Constitution, its key features and the High Court’s role in interpreting it.
Living in Australia 1900-1914
What was life like in Australia at the turn of the century?
Harvester Judgement Summary. Answer the following questions: 1. What did McKay want? 2. What did Higgins want? 3. Who got what they wanted and what exactly did they achieve? 4. Why was this judgement radical for its time? (what conditions was Australia experiencing?)